Cooperating Teacher Placement Packet Materials

The School of Education would like to thank all of our Cooperating Teachers for taking the time and sharing their expertise in the development of our professional educators. Your role as a classroom mentor is very important in the preparation of effective teachers and the positive influence you have on our future generation of teacher candidates.

Below are the informational materials we have provided that will assist you in the education of our student teachers. Please review these materials prior to the start of the quarter/semester you will be working with your student. 

Student Teaching Policies and Procedures

Phases of the Student Teaching Experience

Standards in Practice--Midterm (pdf)

Standards in Practice--Final (pdf)

Standards in Practice Training and Modules


Observation Form (pdf)

Important Dates--Fall 2012

University Supervisor Guidelines - EDS

University Supervisor Guidelines - PE

Cooperating Teacher Guidelines - EDS

Cooperating Teacher Guidelines - PE

Student Teacher/Intern Guidelines - EDS

Early Childhood Guidelines

Internship Policies

Recommended Timeline - EDS

Recommended Timeline - SHE, PE, APE

APE Requirements and Assignments

APE Assignment Monitoring Sheet

Letter of Reference Sample Format

Murphy Library Privileges Form

Please contact the Office of Field Experience at UW-La Crosse with your questions or concerns.

Sheila Wirkus, Director
Office of Field Experience, School of Education
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
1725 State Street, 145 Graff Main Hall
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608.785.8127
Fax: 608.785.8926